Christopher Booker joined the Financial Times as a video producer in 2011 - generally covering the twists, turns and convergence of US politics and the economy. Functioning as a one-man production unit, his work aims to give voice to the economy and analyze the nuances of a post-Lehman America. Outside of the FT, he produces short form documentaries for the United Nations and serves as a lecturer at Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs.
He spent his early professional days as a video & multimedia journalist for the Chicago Tribune and an adjunct professor at Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism. In 2009, he left the Tribune to join Medill’s campus in Doha, Qatar.